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Question 9 Over time, the proton-proton chain and other fusion processes generate large amounts of helium inside stars. The cond

Question 9
Over time, the proton-proton chain and other fusion processes generate large amounts of helium inside stars. The conditions within some stars causes this helium
to fuse. This is known as the triple-alpha process. Can you predict the product for the first step, shown below?
He + He
-
A. Helium-4
B. Beryllium-8
C. Carbon-12
D. Oxygen-15
a
A
B
Oc
C
O d
D

Question 9 Over time, the proton-proton chain and other fusion processes generate large amounts of helium inside stars. The conditions within some stars causes this helium to fuse. This is known as the triple-alpha process. Can you predict the product for the first step, shown below? He + He - A. Helium-4 B. Beryllium-8 C. Carbon-12 D. Oxygen-15 a A B Oc C O d D

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